Defining is used with these nouns: ↑attribute, ↑characteristic, ↑feature, ↑moment, ↑trait

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  • defining — index restrictive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Defining — Define De*fine , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Defined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Defining}.] [OE. definer, usually, to end, to finish, F. d[ e]finir to define, L. definire to limit, define; de + finire to limit, end, finis boundary, limit, end. See {Final},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • defining — /di fuy ning/, adj. decisive; critically important: Taking a course in architecture was a defining turn in her life. * * * …   Universalium

  • defining — de•fin•ing [[t]dɪˈfaɪ nɪŋ[/t]] adj. cv decisive; critically important: Taking a course in architecture was a defining turn in her life[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • defining — nustatymas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. defining; setting vok. Bestimmung, f; Einstellung, f; Einstellwert, m rus. определение, n; установка, f pranc. définition, f; localisation, f; mise en point, f; établissement, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • Defining — Установление [маркировка] границ набора на дисплее …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • defining — Synonyms and related words: categorical, characteristic, classificational, classificatory, confining, definitive, denominative, differential, distinctive, divisional, divisionary, exclusive, limitary, limitative, limiting, ordinal, particular,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • defining — de·fine || dɪ faɪn v. explain, clarify; limit, set boundaries …   English contemporary dictionary

  • defining — noun any process serving to define the shape of something (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑shaping • Derivationally related forms: ↑define, ↑shape (for: ↑shaping) • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Defining Dulcie (novel) — Defining Dulcie   Author(s) Paul Acampora Country …   Wikipedia

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